Rep. Gregory Harris

Filed: 5/21/2020





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2    AMENDMENT NO. ______. Amend Senate Bill 531, AS AMENDED, by
3replacing everything after the enacting clause with the
5    "Section 5. The Freedom of Information Act is amended by
6changing Section 5 as follows:
7    (5 ILCS 140/5)  (from Ch. 116, par. 205)
8    Sec. 5. As to public records prepared or received after the
9the effective date of this Act, each public body shall maintain
10and make available for inspection and copying a reasonably
11current list of all types or categories of records under its
12control. The list shall be reasonably detailed in order to aid
13persons in obtaining access to public records pursuant to this
14Act. Each public body shall furnish upon request a description
15of the manner in which public records stored by means of
16electronic data processing may be obtained in a form



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1comprehensible to persons lacking knowledge of computer
2language or printout format.
3(Source: P.A. 83-1013.)".